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  • Man my headings are just getting lazy now!
  • Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis are looking to take the leads in the pot smuggler comedy WE’RE THE MILLERS
  • Ben Kingsley is rumoured to be the big bad in IRON MAN 3
  • Seth Grahame-Smith is writing NIGHT OF THE LIVING, a stop motion animation picture, for Tim Burton to direct
  • MALEFICENT, Angelina Jolie’s turn as the big bad Evil Queen to Snow White in Disney’s reboot, will release in March 2014
  • ENDERS GAME gets pushed out to November 1, 2013
  • Paul Patton is joining Denzel Washington & Mark Wahlberg in 2 GUNS
  • Steve Carell takes the lead in TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY
  • RED LIGHTS will release in the U.S. on July 13, 2012
  • Martin Scorsese is meeting with writers to discuss his FRANK SINATRA BIOPIC
  • Tom Hanks is one step closer to coming on board SAVING MR BANKS, the Disney biopic on how the studio won the rights to MARY POPPINS. It was originally suggested that Meryl Streep was being courted for the female lead, Australian P.L. Travers, but now deadline are reporting that Emma Thompson is in the mix.
  • Michael Fassbender, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Brad Pitt are all aboard Steve McQueen’s (Shame) 12 YEARS A SLAVE and New Regency are now co-financing and co-distributing through Fox.
  • THE CLIENT LIST opened to big numbers on TV Sunday night in the U.S. – 2.8m viewers
  • THE LION KING is now the highest grossing broadway show of all time – passing PHANTOM OF THE OPERA – THE LION KING has grossed $853.8m at the theatre box office.
  • FACEBOOK has bought INSTAGRAM for $1b